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Deleting Verizon bookmarks

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By riot1031, Senior Member on 15th February 2013, 04:13 PM
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Has anyone found a working method to remove the Verizon bookmarks on the stock Rom? I used Bookmarks Manager on my Rezound, but it's not compatible with the DNA. Thanks!

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16th February 2013, 07:24 AM |#2  
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Agreed, that is annoying!

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23rd February 2013, 06:36 PM |#3  
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Anyone find a solution yet?
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If someone wants to test this... it "should" remove the stock bookmarks. It MAY reset you Sense setup so you might need to restore it after. I can't test this because I delete those bookmarks from my ROM. That said PROCEED WITH CAUTION until someone test it. Who wants to be the Guinea pig? Should work fine.

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Tested and it DID NOT reset Sense. Checked my bookmarks and I only had google dot com. That is the one I left behind. It looks like it worked like it should.

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Since this did appear to work I removed it. You would probably need to add that in before flashing the ROM.
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24th February 2013, 04:28 AM |#5  
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Awesome! Flash in recovery?

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Awesome! Flash in recovery?

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Yes flash in recovery.
24th February 2013, 04:35 AM |#7  
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Hmmmm.....didn't work for me.

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Hmmmm.....didn't work for me.

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I couldn't remember but it maybe that that file is only read when the ROM was flashed.
24th February 2013, 07:58 PM |#9  
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I've tried editing the database that holds the bookmarks, that didn't work either. I've also tried a few bookmark managers, they haven't worked either. I can't believe that there's no way to get rid of these damn things! !

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I've tried editing the database that holds the bookmarks, that didn't work either. I've also tried a few bookmark managers, they haven't worked either. I can't believe that there's no way to get rid of these damn things! !

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What are these bookmarks, can you post a screen shot?
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What are these bookmarks, can you post a screen shot?

They're Google, VZW Home Page, and Your Guide Mobile. I've also been unable to get rid of these bookmarks :/

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